Anne Hathaway set to star in Shakespeare adaptation

London, Jan 16 (ANI): Anne Hathaway has reportedly signed up to star in a modern adaptation of William Shakespeare's 'The Taming of the Shrew.'

The 30-year-old actress will reprise the role of Elizabeth Taylor's Katherina in mid-20th century Italy, the Daily Star reported.

Abi Morgan- the scriptwriter behind The Iron Lady and Shame- will also be working on the project along with Les Miserables producer Debra Hayward, according to TheWrap.com. (ANI)